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How to run a successful promotion on Facebook and Instagram

Once upon a time, Facebook was the wild west of giveaways and promotions, with barely any restrictions. Years later some rules were finally introduced, around the same time we saw the organic reach of our Facebook Page posts decline. And then a couple of years ago, Facebook (now Meta) quietly relaxed those rules again, and replaced them with one simple mantra: do not spam.  OK, so it’s not a...

Masterful Web Design: How To Craft Your Perfect Website

Creating a website is akin to embarking on a thrilling journey, where your digital presence takes shape and comes to life. Over the past decade, we’ve been immersed in the ever-evolving world of website design. Starting from the nascent stages of WordPress 1.0, we’ve witnessed its transformation into the world’s most popular Content Management System (CMS). Our expertise lies in...

Why did Farmer Fred go home?

I was pretty chuffed when I returned home to my family farm and ABC Midwest and Wheatbelt wanted to do a story on me. The story was an instant online hit, racking up tens-of-thousands of views within minutes of being posted. It was also broadcast on ABC Local Radio and made the Country Hour on Radio National, which shows how one good piece of content can be repackaged in various ways. Just like...

5 Step Strategy to Increase your Bookings

Back in 2019 I produced this webinar designed to help small business target more customers in their local area. Despite cosmetic changes to Facebook and its advertising platform in 2020, the system still works and the information in the following video is still relevant today. Let me show you exactly how we use the latest tools from Facebook to save time posting content and increase bookings at...

Why you need to get serious about your WordPress host

Update 2023: We still work with and recommend both Flywheel and WPEngine for WordPress Hosting. We also partnered with Google Cloud (the backbone of the internet) and offer a range of hosting, maintenance and support plans, that can be centrally controlled from your Digital Toolkit. Fred Porter, Agent Digital I wrote this blog originally back in 2018, and thought it would be a good time to tell...

Learn Facebook Ads in 7 Days

Ever wanted to know how to build, launch and measure your own Facebook advertising campaigns? Learn how in my free 7 day course on YouTube. Suitable for beginners to intermediate level marketers. Hello, I’m Fred Porter and I’ve been running ads on Facebook since they were first a thing. With a career in marketing spanning more than two decades, I have helped people all over the world...